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Krasic in action vs Bologna
Last year in Renato Dall'ara, Juventus played the squad of Bologna in a match where the wing wizard won a controversial penalty after falling inside the area. The referee was unable to notice such a dive and thus awarded a much needed penalty kick to Juventus where the shot of confident Vicenzo Iaquinta was saved by Emiliano Viviano. Juventus failed to make the much controversial penalty count.
Video replays, however, showed Bologna defender Daniele Portanova did not touch the player, sadly resulting in the two game ban for the Serb. Despite the two match ban, Krasic has been a victim of fouls against him since then. Undeniably, Krasic paid for the dive much more than the ban, as referees were ignoring him whenever he would really get hurt by opponents.
Furthermore, Krasic really made his presence felt whenever referees mounted questionable free kick's against him. Krasic looked to Marotta and Agnelli as his pillar of strength with both of them appealing against his ban and also supporting him whenever he got into the limelight of the media.
Fortunately for Krasic as he hit a small downturn of his form, he was luckily out of the picture and Juventus needn't concern themselves about his controversies, neither Krasic himself. However, the Serb was saying that there is no need to condescend to him, proudly claiming that he is no diver.
After the suffered ban, Krasic started over with a clean slate also feeling that he had a score to settle with the officials of Serie A. His performance slightly dropped, his runs were not that dangerous and referees were just not busy with him anymore.